Coates (Coates by Stow) is both a parish and a cluster of buildings about 9 miles south-east of Gainsborough, 9 miles north of the city of Lincoln and about 151 miles north of London. The parish itself is lies between two branches of the River Till, bordered on the north by Fillingham parish, on the west by Stow parish, and to the south by Ingham parish. The parish covered about 950 acres in 1842, later increased to just over 1,000 acres. The parish includes the hamlet of Bransby.
Coates was, in 1842, a single farm in the western Wolds. If you are planning a visit:
- Take the A1500 trunk road east out of Marton. Pass thru Stow and when you cross the first branch of the River Till, you are in Coates parish.
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Coates which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Coates has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK910830 (Lat/Lon: 53.336091, -0.634855), Coates which are provided by: